Category Archives: Book Reviews

The Whaleboat House by Mark Mills


I had read a couple of Mark Mills more recent novels and thought that his captivating writing style and storytelling was brilliant. So I decided to try his first novel, The Whaleboat House.

In this novel, Mills brings us back to 1947 Long Island where traditional fishing meets the modern world after the war. Read the rest of this entry

Rebecca by Daphne du Maurier


Rebecca is one of Du Maurier’s famous works and is a highly acclaimed novel. When we pick it up to read it is one novel we don’t want to be left disappointed. I love her books and have quite a collection now and in each story there are strong characters to love or hate, creative touches to set the scene and mood and each book tells amazing stories. Read the rest of this entry